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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 3:06:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 137° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.18 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.5"955.29 miWest0° 07' 10.1"8.22 miSouth955.02 mi
24 hours13° 38' 35.9"902.33 miEast2° 22' 07.4"162.91 miSouth911.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 6:06 AM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TaiohaeSun 5:36 AM916 km569 miles494 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 7:06 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 5:06 AM1281 km796 miles691 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:06 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:06 AM3018 km1875 miles1629 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Sun 10:06 AM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 4:06 AM3432 km2133 miles1853 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:06 AM3688 km2292 miles1991 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:06 AM3742 km2325 miles2021 nmWest W

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